Most young people regard reining in the big social media platforms as only part of the solution to the ‘relentless stream’ of abuse and shaming they experience online
Rather than preserving freedom of expression, the interpretation of ‘harm’ in the online safety bill could have the opposite effect.
We recently heard that ‘new’ criminal offences would be added to the UK’s online safety bill to help tackle the growing problem of online abuse.
The online safety bill will make it mandatory for pornography websites to verify the age of users.
New online safety laws will allow ‘harmful’ sexual content to be taken down within 24 hours